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Lindsey Vonn: Aspen awaits

Published 1623 GMT (0023 HKT) November 11, 2015
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Lindsey Vonn should be back in action at Aspen on November 28 -- but she suffered a small setback after injuring her thumb while breaking up a fight between her dogs. Patrick Smith/Getty Images North America/Getty Images
The 31-year-old is one of the most successful skiers in the history of the sport having won 67 World Cup races. Stanko Gruden/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
Vonn sustained a broken ankle during a training run in New Zealand three months ago. Christophe Pallot/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
Vonn won a seventh downhill season title and her 18th crystal globe overall at Meribel last March. Alain Grosclaude/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
Vonn took Olympic downhill gold and super-G bronze at the Vancouver 2010 Games but was forced to miss Sochi through injury. JEFF PACHOUD/AFP/Getty Images
She hopes to compete in the giant slalom at Aspen on November 28 after recovering from injury. CHRISTOF STACHE/AFP/Getty Images